Emily B : Writing

thinking out loud

thinking out loud

A Story by Emily B


I've been wandering lost and uninspired for a couple of years now. I joked that my words went away when John did but I'm starting to realize that it i..
another conversation

another conversation

A Poem by Emily B


energy can heal tooall things are possible to them that believewhy don't webelieve?I believe, it's my unbelief that makes me fall shortyou have the po..
this isn't the day for this

this isn't the day for this

A Poem by Emily B


but do we really ever have a choice in the matter?having trouble breathing this weekthe albuterol isn't helpingmaybe it isn't asthma or allergies afte..
struggle

struggle

A Poem by Emily B


yesterday's class involvedserving the suicide callerif you know meyou may suspect that I have met this issuea time or two beforesome days I looked it ..
Looking for my Muse-Woman

Looking for my Muse-Woman

A Poem by Emily B


I have all these questions to ask herbut she flies away from the fence-lineand over the barnsI hear her calling in the early morning hoursbut I get no..
variation on an old theme

variation on an old theme

A Poem by Emily B


we have been-you and i-an entire lifetimetrying to get back towhat we were -before-Egos get in the way.Those flams Burn.I see all my sinsin you and ru..
not entirely original

not entirely original

A Poem by Emily B


but when inspiration is thin . . .
voices

voices

A Poem by Emily B


i don't hear the voiceson the other side of the line yetas a dispatch operator in trainingi only see the calls in queuemostly waiting for ems squadsto..
a continuing narrative

a continuing narrative

A Poem by Emily B


i am not sure exactly wherei left off in my storyi get calls to interview sometimesand they go well generallyi leave with a handshake and good intenti..
brighter days

brighter days

A Poem by Emily B


i keep some Prozac in my pursebut i don't use itunlessi have tolike when i haven'tleft the house in three daysand haven't cared to check my messagesan..